To crack the code of FSHD, patients are essential. Every breakthrough in FSHD has been made because patients and their family members got involved. We are hopeful that a treatment is within sight; your participation will move us closer to discovery.
FSH Muscular Dystrophy is highly variable, even among affected family members. Each person has their own unique journey with FSHD. The FSHD Society is here to educate and empower individuals to live their best lives, physically and mentally.
There is great power in community. Around the globe, individuals with FSHD are living proof of that. When we come together, each bringing our unique strengths to bear, we inspire each other to reach higher than we can when we go it alone.
Education is our Best Weapon for Change
FSHD University is your center for advanced education about the art and science of living with FSH muscular dystrophy. Our webinars and other contents are designed to empower individuals to live their best lives, physically and mentally. Our departments of Physical Health, Wellness, and Research provide treasure troves of videos, articles, and resource lists, provided by the world's top experts, including many people living with FSHD. FSHD University is a place for you to gain knowledge, make friends, and find hope.
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Article contributed by Pangenia. About Pangenia Genomics Pangenia is one of the leading diagnostic companies in Hong Kong with 15 years of experience in diagnostics and targeted treatment of hereditary diseases exemplified by neuromuscular disorders and cancers. Our diverse panel of services is well-recognized in the Asian region and beyond. The main mission of Pangenia…
In this presentation, Heloise Hoffmann shares her study focusing on understanding the relationship between FSHD, sleep, and pain. Sleep is essential, but it could be affected by FSHD. To confirm this link, Heloise conducted a survey of FSHD Society…
1:00 PM ET | 12:00 PM CT | 11:00 AM MT | 10:00 AM PT Presented by Isaac and Ora Prilleltensky. Mattering consists of feeling valued and adding value, to ourselves and others. By feeling valued we mean being appreciated, respected, and recognized. By adding value we mean making a contribution and making a difference...